Ruby Tuesdays - MyFitnessPal

This is a study group and you are welcome to work on anything you would like in our friendly and helpful environment. The Organizers and Core team members of the Ruby Study group Will be present to help you with any Ruby related questions. We currently have several levels in the group - Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Rubyists . We also have a 3 Week Coding Sprint  that is focussed on understanding Ruby Classes and modules. By the end of it you will get a good understanding of Ruby Basics. This is Week3 of the coding sprint.

6:30 - 6:45 Arrive 
6:45 - 7:00 Introductions of Attendees 
7:00 - 7:03 Company Intro 
7:05 - 7:10 lightning talk by Alison Teoh, engineer at MyFitnessPal
7:15 Code! || Attend the Week3/3 of Ruby Classes & Modules Coding Sprint


Beginner tutorials:

http://tryruby.org/ ,

http://railsforzombies.org/,

http://www.codecademy.com/tracks/ruby,

http://www.codequizzes.com/

Intermediate:
Can work through tutorials like Learn to Program, http://ruby.railstutorial.org/


Advanced:

Let's work on the TicTacToe sprint! You'll be filling in the skeleton version of the app. Working directly with Rspec, Pry, MVC and gaining of deeper understanding of object orientation. Get it here and find the documentation for it here. Try forking before showing up!

Installs:

For attendees who would like to install Ruby on their machines, there will be a monthly Install Night on the last Tuesday of each month. We recommend that you follow the RailsBridge Installfest guide. During Install Night, the organizers will be available to help if you get stuck in your installation process.

For those who do not yet have Ruby installed on their machines, but would like to participate in our Tuesday study nights and try Ruby, we recommend nitrious.io and rubyfiddle.com

This event is intended to be exclusively open to people who identify as female and is queer and trans friendly.

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  • rebecca s.

    It rocked :)

    1 · February 18, 2014

  • Leslie

    There is street parking right in front of the office and it drops down to about 25 cents per hour starting at 6pm I believe

    1 · February 18, 2014

  • Sowjanya

    The presentation I am going to goover tonight is located here http://www.slideshare.net/NagaSowjanyaMudunuri/objectsinfo

    February 18, 2014

  • Yoss m.

    Sorry I'm not going to be able to come, but thank you so much

    February 18, 2014

  • Jessica

    Hey Sowjanya, do you know what the street parking situation is gonna be like in that area tonight?

    February 18, 2014

  • Sowjanya

    Bikes are allowed in the office. Please feel free to bring them upstairs

    February 18, 2014

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